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Small Plane Crashes En Route To Blue Grass Airport

The FAA is on the scene of a plane crash that killed a pilot late Wednesday night.

The Cessna 182 went down in rural Woodford County as it was approaching Blue Grass Airport.

The NTSB is expected to arrive Thursday.

Emergency workers set up a staging area at Pinckard Baptist Church.

The plane, on its way from Bowling Green, Ky., lost contact with the airport shortly before it crashed.

A call to search the area went out.

The plane was finally found on farm land.

Police say it hit the ground, missing trees and any structures.

People around the scene reported feeling the ground shake and smelling jet fuel.


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